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A trampoline is a device consisting of a piece of taut, strong fabric stretched over a steel frame ... In 1942, Griswold and Nissen created the Griswold-Nissen Trampoline & Tumbling Company, and...

George Nissen: Inventor of the trampoline | Obituaries | News | The ...

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May 4, 2010 ... In 1930, the 16-year-old George Nissen watched in awe as trapeze artists performed their daring stunts at a travelling circus in Cedar Rapids, ...

Who Made That Trampoline? - The New York Times

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Sep 30, 2012 ... Nissen invented the trampoline in the 1930s, when, as a teenage gymnast, he and his coach created a piece of equipment out of scrap steel ...

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Q. Who invented the trampoline? George Nissen and Larry Griswold invented the trampoline. Q. What was it used for? The trampoline was used to train tumblers ...

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May 15, 2014 ... george nissen invention of a trampoline ... Nissen Cup Trampoline 2014 - Duration: 29:47. ... Trampoline Tricks 2015 - Duration: 6:51. Chazicus ...

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Apr 9, 2010 ... Trampoline Inventor George Nissen Passes Away ... In 1941, the Griswold- Nissen Trampoline & Tumbling Company was housed under a ...

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Nov 30, 2015 ... Trampoline is a fun invention, which serves both as a fun attraction for children and teenagers but also a device for a competitive Olympic sport.

George Nissen obituary | Life and style | The Guardian

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Apr 30, 2010 ... Eccentric American gymnast and acrobat who invented the trampoline.

Who Invented the Trampoline?—and Other Fascinating Facts about ...

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The inventor of the trampoline is George Nissen of Iowa (1914-2010), who was a gymnast and diver in high school when he saw circus acrobats and was ...

The Kid Who Invented the Trampoline: and Other Extraordinary ...

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Learn how 50 different things, among them false teeth, parking meters and Post-it notes, came to be in The Kid Who Invented the Trampoline: More Surprising ...

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USA Gymnastics | Nissen, inventor of modern trampoline, dies April 7

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., April 8, 2010 – George Nissen, recognized as the inventor of the modern trampoline, died April 7 at the age of 96 in San Diego, Calif., from ...

Trampoline History - Invention of the Trampolone

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AT A GLANCE: While at the circus George Nissan saw that the trapeze artists would fly through the air, dropping at the end of an act into safety netting that would ...

George Nissen dies at 96; inventor of the modern trampoline - latimes

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Apr 10, 2010 ... George Nissen, who as a teenage gymnast was inspired to invent the modern trampoline after watching trapeze artists bounce off a safety net, ...